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FCCP 2018 Convening Audio Recording – Money in Politics Keynote

Keynote: Nancy MacLean, Democracy in Chains Table Discussions: Playing the Long Game for an Open + Equitable Democracy Plenary Description: Power, money, and the radical right’s 60 year-long game have paid off in the anti-democratic, corporatist, racist and xenophobic policies we now see unfolding at the state and federal levels.


Key Takeaways: What Happens After the “Win”?

What Happens After the “Win”? – Lessons Learned from State and Local Money in Politics Campaigns Monday, February 26 at 3-4 ET | 2-3 CT | 1-2 MT | 12-1 PT Funders and stakeholders alike can be so focused on the policy or advocacy campaign “win” that planning for steps after the campaign can take a backseat.

Two Sides of the Same Coin: Public-Private Partnerships + Money in Politics

While we often focus on the impact that campaign contributions have on our democracy, efforts to privatize public services is an insidious way that corporations are gaining control over government. This resource features the recording, slides, reports and Key Takeaways from this webinar which focused on how we can harness collective grassroots power to overcome this rigged system and its corrosive influence on our democracy.